The oldest city in Taiwan, Tainan has a rich history influenced by different cultures. There are remnants of maritime trade with Europe in the 17th century, of the Chinese Ming Dynasty and Japanese settlements from the beginning of the 20th ...

The Planetarium and observatory of Douaisis aims to create a new and unique cultural destination on a remarkable site, inspired by the elliptic, fluid, and continuous movement of the stars and the adjacent river Scarpe. By creating a unified building, ...

Following an international design competition, Snøhetta has been commissioned to design the Shanghai Grand Opera House in Shanghai, China. The project aims to attract a broad audience through offering both traditional and Chinese opera performances, classical concerts and more experimental ...

Snøhetta has created a comprehensive grounds redesign for The Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin. The new grounds initiative will unify and revitalize the museum campus across approximately 200,000 square feet, including two buildings and ...

The Sámi National Theater Beaivváš and Sámi High School and Reindeer Husbandry School are two important cultural institutions of Sápmi – the cultural region traditionally inhabited by the Sámi people. In an effort to strengthen the two institutions’ cultural position, ...

Located at the newly developed waterfront and neighborhood of Oslobukta, Holzweiler opened its fifth store on June 26. Holzweiler Platz is at the heart of a vital and growing neighborhood, nested in between both cultural focal points and young, urban ...

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina is built on a magnificent site alongside Alexandria’s ancient harbor in the historic center of the city. The 11-story library can contain up to 4 million volumes of books, and can be expanded up to 8 million by the ...

Situated in the south-east district of Milan, Italy, the Ex Macello area is being reimagined through a collaboration between the Municipality of Milan and C40. Following a competition for the development of the area, Snøhetta’s winning proposal, Aria, was announced ...

Cultural heritage in paintings, crystal chandeliers and deep green tones gave the home its name — Culture estate. We tried to make this house as full and varied as possible, and thus perfect. So here you’ll meet the most special ...

Cultural heritage in paintings, crystal chandeliers and deep green tones gave the home its name — Culture estate. We tried to make this house as full and varied as possible, and thus perfect. So here you’ll meet the most special ...